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Oral history interview with Ana Petruša

Oral History | Accession Number: 1998.A.0221.206 | RG Number: RG-50.473.0206

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Ana Petruša, born in Lazdijai, Lithuania in 1928, discusses witnessing the roundup of the town’s Jewish community in barracks; anti-Jewish violence in the first hours of the war; hearing gunfire from a mass shooting; people in the town discussing the killing; townspeople looking for gold around the mass grave; being offered gold teeth for sale; and the reburial of the bodies after the war.

Interviewee
Ana Petruša
Date
2007 December 21  (interview)
Language
Lithuanian
Extent
1 videocassette (DVCAM) : sound, color ; 1/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, courtesy of the Jeff and Toby Herr Foundation
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Record last modified: 2018-01-22 11:08:54
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